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  • March 12, 2010

    Klaus Teuber Honored in Cannes for His Lifetime Achievement

    From March 3 - 7, 2010, the Festival International des Jeux was held in Cannes to celebrate the games world and its stars. The organizers welcomed world-famous game author Klaus Teuber as a guest of honor. During the As d'Or awards ceremony at the legendary Palais des Festivals, the inventor of Catan was honored with an hommage to his lifetime achievement. …

  • February 25, 2010

    Relaunch of the PlayCatan website

    On Monday, February 22, we launched our completely revised PlayCatan website, now separating the English pages at from the German ones at Even though the visual apperance of the new website may not seem very different at first glance - the internal changes could not have been more drastic. …

  • February 17, 2010

    Dominating the World Through a Board Game

    An interesting article from Emory University's student newspaper, the Emory wheel: “Each week, the residents of my apartment and I partake in a thrilling evening of board games. But don’t yawn yet. Settlers of Catan serves as our game of choice and — no offense to loyal Scrabble fanatics — it is certainly more riveting than your grandmother’s Scrabble match.” [> …

  • February 10, 2010

    January Newsletter Online

    Mayfair Newswire

    The new issue of the Catan Newswire is online! You can read about the most up-to-date and exciting Catan news by following the link in this story.   Read Janauary's Catan Newswire at the link below to find out more about: Catan: The First Island for Blackberry and PS3 US dollar subscription payments Catan Card Game redesign for fall 2010 US World Wide Catan Championship news > …

  • January 9, 2010

    Winner of the 2009 EU Catan Championship in Vienna

    Congratulations to Antonio Valerio, from Italy, who has won the title of the 2009 European “Settlers of Catan” Championship in Vienna, Austria! [ Read more (German only)]> …